1. Breaking & Entering

    July 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT A look at acts breaking at radio and retail and entering Billboard charts. This week: Scissor Sisters. Profiling acts breaking at radio and/or retail and entering Billboard's charts. Roll out the Twister, dust off the punch bowl and invite your closest friends over for a night of…

  2. Billboard Bits: Prince, Mr. Cheeks, Fantasia

    July 13, 2004 12:00 AM EDT News on Prince, Mr. Cheeks, Fantasia Prince has made a new track, "Silver Tongue," available exclusively via his online NPG Music Club Store. The cuts's lyrics were penned by Nikka Costa, whose own "Push & Pull" has been covered live by Prince in the past. Members…

  3. Los Lobos Heads To Frisco For Live DVD

    July 13, 2004 12:00 AM EDT While on the road supporting its latest Hollywood/Mammoth studio album, "The Ride," Los Lobos is planning on taping its first DVD, slated for a Christmas 2004 release. "During our set, which is two ho While on the road supporting its latest Hollywood/Mammoth studio album, "…

  4. Billboard Bits: Judy Collins, Bob Dylan, Travis

    July 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT News on Judy Collins, Bob Dylan, Travis Judy Collins has newly recorded three Leonard Cohen songs for an upcoming compilation of her interpretations of his work, due Aug. 31 from Elektra/Rhino. "Judy Collins Sings Leonard Cohen: Democracy" also features 14 of the iconic poet…

  5. Hot Product

    July 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Sparta 'Park' And Fly "I'm actually just getting to the point where I can listen to my own voice," Sparta vocalist Jim Ward admits. "It's really hard to hear yourself sing, to get used to. I like singing a lot more now. It seems like less of a drag. There…

  6. Bobby Brown Posts Bond

    July 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Bobby Brown turned himself in to Atlanta jail officials last night (July 11) -- a few hours before a court-imposed deadline -- and was released after posting a $2,000 bond on charges he hit his wife, Bobby Brown turned himself in to Atlanta jail officials last night (July 11) -- a few hours…

  7. 'Ray!' Soundtrack Boasts Live Cuts, DVD

    July 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The soundtrack to the forthcoming Ray Charles biopic "Ray!" features a combination of studio tracks and live recordings from the late "Genius of Soul." The soundtrack to the forthcoming Ray Charles biopic "Ray!" features a combination of studio tracks and live…

  8. A Closer Look At Music & Television This Week (July 12-18)

    July 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Fine Tuning - A weekly column highlighting music-related television programming (July 12-18, 2004). COUNTRY'S BASH: It goes on for days every as it takes over Nashville and CBS has managed to squeeze highlights of it into a two-hour special. "CMA Music Festival: Country Music's…

  9. 29TunesOnTV

    July 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for July 12-18, 2004. Mon / Tues / Wed / Thurs / Fri / Sat / Sun MONDAY, JULY 12 "Live With Regis & Kelly," Syndicated Featured Artist: Monica (also scheduled: Mark Consuelos). "On-Air With Ryan Seacrest," Syndicated Featured Artist: JoJo …

  10. Richards Leads Parsons Tributes

    July 11, 2004 12:00 AM EDT For Keith Richards, it was "another goodbye to another good friend" as the Rolling Stones guitarist headlined a pair of Los Angeles-area tribute concerts over the weekend to Gram Parsons, the late cou For Keith Richards, it was "another goodbye to another good friend" as…

  11. Bobby Brown Told To Turn Himself In

    July 10, 2004 12:00 AM EDT R&B singer Bobby Brown must turn himself in to Atlanta jail officials by tomorrow (July 11) on charges he hit his wife, singer Whitney Houston. R&B singer Bobby Brown must turn himself in to Atlanta jail officials by tomorrow (July 11) on charges he hit his wife, singer Whitney…

  12. Love Hospitalized In New York

    July 10, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Hours after being declared a fugitive for missing a court hearing yesterday (July 9) in California, Courtney Love was hospitalized in New York. Her lawyer, defense attorney Michael Rosenstein, said ha Hours after being declared a fugitive for missing a court hearing yesterday (July 9) in…

  13. Bench Warrant Issued For Courtney Love

    July 09, 2004 12:00 AM EDT A bench warrant was issued today (July 9) for the arrest of troubled rock star Courtney Love on her 40th birthday. The artist failed to appear in court for arraignment on an assault charge in Los Ange A bench warrant was issued today (July 9) for the arrest of troubled rock star Courtney Love…

  14. American Music Club Pens New 'Love Songs'

    July 09, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Back together after a 10-year hiatus, American Music Club will release an all-new 13-song studio album Oct. 12 through Merge Records. Back together after a 10-year hiatus, American Music Club will release an all-new 13-song studio album Oct. 12 through Merge Records. "Love Songs for…

  15. Judge Calls Jackson Prosecutor To Testify

    July 09, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Michael Jackson's prosecutor was ordered today (July 9) to testify at an upcoming hearing about how much he knew of the relationship between Jackson's former attorney and a private investigator before Michael Jackson's prosecutor was ordered today (July 9) to testify at an…

  16. Jadakiss Single Courts Controversy

    July 09, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Ruff Ryders/Interscope artist Jadakiss is receiving a lot of attention for his single "Why?," featured on his new album, "Kiss of Death." The song questions President Bush's involvement in the events Musicians often voice political opinions in their songs, especially…

  17. Concert For Kerry/Edwards Raises $7.5M

    July 09, 2004 12:00 AM EDT After celebrities raised $7.5 million with a concert for Democratic candidates John Kerry and John Edwards last night (July 8) in New York... After celebrities raised $7.5 million with a concert for Democratic candidates John Kerry and John Edwards last night (July 8) in New York, an angry…

  18. Post '60s Stones Hits 'Jump Back'

    July 09, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Virgin/EMI Catalog Marketing will on Aug. 24 offer the first North American release of the Rolling Stones collection "Jump Back." Virgin/EMI Catalog Marketing will on Aug. 24 offer the first North American release of the Rolling Stones collection "Jump Back." The set was…

  19. CHART BEAT BONUS

    July 09, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Fred Bronson reports on the latest chart feats of Tim McGraw, "American Idol" and more. 'LIVE' FOR TODAY: Tim McGraw claims his 20th No. 1 on Billboard's Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart as "Live Like You Were Dying" (Curb) advances 2-1. "Live…

  20. McGraw To Tour Through The Fall

    July 09, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Tim McGraw and his band are planning to stay on the road through the fall, with a new leg of tour dates to kick off just two weeks after his current summer trek ends. Tim McGraw and his band are planning to stay on the road through the fall, with a new leg of tour dates to kick off just two…

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